The 2012 NFL season officially kicks off in less than two months, and there are many teams that can go from worst to first this year.
Last season may have been one to forget for these organizations and their fans, but 2012 brings new life and the eternal optimism that a trip to the playoffs is within reach.
Whether it be a new coaching staff, proven players brought in via free agency or an excellent draft class, plenty of teams and their fans have a reason to believe this season.
With training camps just weeks away, the elation of a new season getting underway is consuming all NFL fans, regardless of what the critics are saying about their favorite franchises.
It's happened before and it'll happen again—here are the NFL teams who can go worst to first in 2012.